FAC Update March / April 2020

Posted in News

Update MAR-APR 2020Bureau of Immigration: 

  • In March 2020 BI intercepts 242 Foreign illegal workers at NAIA
  • BI arrested 30 undocumented Indian Citizen in Quezon City
  • Application perioded for the 2020 – 2021 Accredition is hereby set from 01. APR 2020 to 01. MAY 2020
  • BI arrest Myanmar Citizen for Overstaying and one Iranian for undesirability Caces

 

Department of Labor and Employment:

  • Start 16. MAR 2020 NEW business hours Monday – Thursday 07:00 AM – 07:00 PM only
  • Companies or Clients needed AEP – please send your Request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • The Alien Employment Permit (AEP) is a permit issued to a nonresident alien or foreign national seeking admission to the Philippines for employment purposes

CITY HALL Quezon City:

  • New Application and Requirements for “Mayor Business Permit” 2020
  • Now called “Permit to Operate” and additionally required “ENVIRONMENTAL Inspection Certificate

Corona Virus:

  • Travel from and To Manila suspended from MAR 15 as Code Red Sublevel 2 raised over COVID 19
  • Public Buildings unpopulated
  • All scholl's for one month suspended
  • The Community Quarantine, which would take place from March 15 to April 14, would be implemented to prevent the spread of the novel Coronavirus disease or COVID-19 The Metro Manila Council on 14 MAR 2020 announced that the 17 mayors unanimously agreed to a resolution to pass ordinances that will eventually set an 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Curfew. public transport including the Light Rail Transit, Metro Rail Transit and Philippine National Railways would continue, This would cover temporary travel restrictions in the Metro Manila

Business update:

  • The actual February 2020 inflation is within the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ forecast of 2.4 percent to 3.2 percent
  • Review Philippine Business Barometer Stocks FEB 2020 from Philippine Statistics Authority.

.